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First-aid measures

Fire-fighting measures

Recommended extinguishing agent: Material will not burn

Product arising from burning: Carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide, hydrogen fluoride,


(information derived from analytical rsults of similar

perfluorinated chemistry)

Product determined by test: N

Protective equipment: Wear full protective clothing, including helmet, self-

contained, positive pressure or pressure demand breathing

apparatus, bunker coat and pants, bands around arms, waist

and legs, face mask, and protective covering for exposed

areas of the head.  Exposure to extreme heat can give rise

to thermal decomposition.

Accidental release measures

Handling and storage

Handling: Contents may be under pressure, open carefully.

Storage: Store away from heat. Store out of direct sunlight.  Keep

container in well-ventilated area.

Packaging of the substance and or preparation: 940 lbs steel cylinders

130 lbs carbon steel cylinders

Transport information

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Marine transport (UN RTDG/IMDG)

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Air transport (UN RTDG/ICAO/IATA)

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Special provisions / remarks
Transport code: UN 3163
Transport: UN 3163 , Liquefied gas , n.o.s.
(Octafluorotetrahydrofuran), Class 2 , 2ªA, ADR (1999).
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Exposure controls / personal protection

Stability and reactivity

Danger other than fire: none

Chemical reaction with water: none

Disposal considerations